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Because there is the luminous ensemble of Sigmar Polke entitled Axial Ages.
The pectoral limb has an axial series of bones carrying hooklike flanges on their posterior edges.A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas|Theodore H. Eaton
The ratio a : c is spoken of as the axial ratio of a crystal, and it is dependent on the angles between the faces.
Moderate seasonal changes, axial tilt less than Earth's, orbit less elliptical.West Of The Sun|Edgar Pangborn
He called them axial processes, the only name which appears to have been suggested thus far.The Appendages, Anatomy, and Relationships of Trilobites|Percy Edward Raymond
Axial area absent on the dorsal side; dorsal stri, 10 in 10 , punctate.The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and Vicinity|Charles Sumner Boyer
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Plural axes (ăk′sēz′)
- A line, ray, or line segment with respect to which a figure or object is symmetrical.
- A reference line from which distances or angles are measured in a coordinate system, such as the x-axis and y-axis in the Cartesian coordinate system.